This memorable video features the true story of Mike Poveromo, a young man who killed his two best friends in a drunken driving car crash when he was a teenager. Mike tours the nation’s high schools to share his story, and to warn students never to drink and drive. Viewers will also hear from law enforcement officers who explain the legal risks involved in drinking and driving, including harsh jail sentences for those convicted of driving under the influence (DUI). Confronting Drunk Driving offers important tips for how to avoid being a passenger in a car driven by an intoxicated driver.
Target Audience: Grades 7–12, Adults
Time: 26 minutes
Includes: DVD and Teacher’s Guide